Successful issuance of Brunei’s Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities

The Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD), agent to the Government of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in managing and administering Sukuk Al-Ijarah issuances, has announced the successful pricing of its 184th issuance of Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities.

The total of the Sukuk issuance was BND100 million with the following details: rental rate of 0.1875 per cent for a tenor of 91 days from August 6, 2020 (issuance date) to November 5, 2020 (maturity date).

With this issuance, the Brunei Government has issued over BND13.97 billion worth of short-term Sukuk Al-Ijarah securities since the maiden offering on April 6, 2006, and the total holdings of the Brunei Government Sukuk outstanding as of August 6, 2020 stood at BND357.6 million.